October 8, 2019
The Guidance Office is publishing the selection criteria for the New York State Scholarships for Academic Excellence One $1500.00 scholarship and two $500.00 scholarships will be awarded to BR seniors with the highest Method A calcuations below. These scholarships can be usde at colleges in NYS and are good for up to four years.
Criteria used: Method A -Regents test scores
The high school shall select their winners by computing a weighted average of the scores on the Regents examinations taken by its students prior to their senior year, in all of the following subjects:
The weighing of the regents exam scores shall be:
Comprehensive English –weight of three
Algebra II - weight of three
Global History- weight of one
US History-weight of one
Science-at least two regents exam but up to four science exams can be included –weight of one for each course (BRCS uses the Earth Science, Biology/Living Environment and Chemistry regents exams for this calculation.)
Please direct questions to Mrs. Crandall-Bean in the Guidance Office.